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== Australia/New Zealand Reciprocal Health Care Agreement ==
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== Doctors near Venue ==
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* [http://www.quaymed.co.nz QuayMed] Accident & Medical
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** Address: Ground floor, QuayPark Health, 68 Beach Rd, Auckland Central
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** Phone: +64 9 919 2555 or (09) 919 555
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** [https://plus.google.com/113126609103845365929/about Google+ page] to another service in that building for those needing a map.
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** [http://www.quaymed.co.nz/practice-hours/patient-fees Hours + fees] lists fees for NZ residents who aren't enrolled with them as well as fee for visitors and non-NZ Residents. Fee for Visitors and non-NZ Residents is $80 per person (All ages).
  
If you are an Australian Resident, certain forms of medical treatment are covered under a Reciprocal Health Care Agreement Australia has with New Zealand. For more information, please see the following page:
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* [http://www.thefono.org/ The Fono]
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** Address: Level 2, 33 Wyndham Street, Auckland City 1010
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** [https://plus.google.com/109731473631534998479/about Google+ page] to same place but previous name
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** Phone: +64 9 302 2496 or (09) 302 2496
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** Hours: Mon-Fri: 8.30am-5.00pm
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** [http://www.thefono.org/services-fees/fees/ Fees page]. Fee for Visitors and non-NZ Residents is $50 per person (All ages).
  
http://www.humanservices.gov.au/customer/enablers/medicare/reciprocal-health-care-agreements/participating-rhca-countries#a8
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* [http://www.citymed.co.nz/ CityMed]
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** Address: Ground Level, Quay West Building, 8 Albert Street, Auckland City, 1010. [https://goo.gl/maps/5BLIX Map]
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** Phone: +64 9 377 5525 or (09) 377 5525
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** [http://www.citymed.co.nz/location/ Location + Hours] are  Mon-Fri 8am-5.30pm
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** [http://www.citymed.co.nz/fees/ Schedule of fees]. Fee is $85 for visitors and non NZ residents.
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== UK/Australia/New Zealand Reciprocal Health Care Agreement ==
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If you are an Australian or UK resident, certain forms of medical treatment are covered under a Reciprocal Health Care Agreement. For more information, please see the following page; http://www.health.govt.nz/new-zealand-health-system/eligibility-publicly-funded-health-services/reciprocal-health-agreements
  
 
'''Note:''' As not all medical treatment is covered under this agreement, it is still essential that all foreign visitors to New Zealand have adequate travel insurance to cover the duration of their stay.
 
'''Note:''' As not all medical treatment is covered under this agreement, it is still essential that all foreign visitors to New Zealand have adequate travel insurance to cover the duration of their stay.
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== ACC ==
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In New Zealand, Accidents are covered by ACC, this includes visitors. Information on such coverage is available here: http://www.acc.co.nz/making-a-claim/am-i-covered/ECI0002#P83_5873
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== Healthcare ==
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NZs healthcare system is available for non residents, but you will probably have to pay. It is strongly advised that visitors obtain appropriate travel insurance, especially if you have ongoing medical issues.
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== Emergencies ==
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In the event of a medical emergency, contact the ambulance service on 111.
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== Non emergency medical issues ==
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For minor non emergency issues, the LCA staff may be able to help, or point you in the right direction.

Latest revision as of 18:37, 15 January 2015

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Doctors near Venue

  • QuayMed Accident & Medical
    • Address: Ground floor, QuayPark Health, 68 Beach Rd, Auckland Central
    • Phone: +64 9 919 2555 or (09) 919 555
    • Google+ page to another service in that building for those needing a map.
    • Hours + fees lists fees for NZ residents who aren't enrolled with them as well as fee for visitors and non-NZ Residents. Fee for Visitors and non-NZ Residents is $80 per person (All ages).
  • The Fono
    • Address: Level 2, 33 Wyndham Street, Auckland City 1010
    • Google+ page to same place but previous name
    • Phone: +64 9 302 2496 or (09) 302 2496
    • Hours: Mon-Fri: 8.30am-5.00pm
    • Fees page. Fee for Visitors and non-NZ Residents is $50 per person (All ages).
  • CityMed
    • Address: Ground Level, Quay West Building, 8 Albert Street, Auckland City, 1010. Map
    • Phone: +64 9 377 5525 or (09) 377 5525
    • Location + Hours are Mon-Fri 8am-5.30pm
    • Schedule of fees. Fee is $85 for visitors and non NZ residents.

UK/Australia/New Zealand Reciprocal Health Care Agreement

If you are an Australian or UK resident, certain forms of medical treatment are covered under a Reciprocal Health Care Agreement. For more information, please see the following page; http://www.health.govt.nz/new-zealand-health-system/eligibility-publicly-funded-health-services/reciprocal-health-agreements

Note: As not all medical treatment is covered under this agreement, it is still essential that all foreign visitors to New Zealand have adequate travel insurance to cover the duration of their stay.

ACC

In New Zealand, Accidents are covered by ACC, this includes visitors. Information on such coverage is available here: http://www.acc.co.nz/making-a-claim/am-i-covered/ECI0002#P83_5873

Healthcare

NZs healthcare system is available for non residents, but you will probably have to pay. It is strongly advised that visitors obtain appropriate travel insurance, especially if you have ongoing medical issues.

Emergencies

In the event of a medical emergency, contact the ambulance service on 111.

Non emergency medical issues

For minor non emergency issues, the LCA staff may be able to help, or point you in the right direction.